National Volunteer Week: Project HOPE Names Volunteer of the Year Ann Perez
Project HOPE, the global health education and humanitarian assistance organization, today named Ann Perez, a registered nurse from Santa Fe, New Mexico, as its Volunteer of the Year. Massachusetts General Hospital was meanwhile recognized as Global Partner Volunteer of the Year after many years as a longtime partner in disaster relief efforts worldwide.
Project HOPE with Support from Eli Lilly and Company Makes Strides against Diabetes and Hypertension in India
Project HOPE, the global health organization, is experiencing great success in India in its role in Project UDAY (which means “dawn” or “sunrise” in Hindi), a comprehensive diabetes and hypertension prevention and management program supported by Eli Lilly and Company under the Lilly NCD Partnership.
Project HOPE and Boston Scientific Launch New Program in Jharkand State of India against Noncommunicable Diseases
Project HOPE, the global health education and humanitarian assistance organization, today is launching a new initiative in the Ranchi District of Jharkand State, India with funding from Boston Scientific Corporation aimed at reducing the burden of three of the most common noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) – diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular disease.
Project HOPE Announces Franklin Guerrero as Vice President of Development and Communications
Project HOPE, a global health education and humanitarian assistance organization, today announced Franklin Guerrero as its new Vice President of Development and Communications.
Project HOPE Applauds 50th Anniversary of University Children’s Hospital of Krakow
Project HOPE today applauded 50 lifesaving years of the University Children’s Hospital of Krakow, where the global NGO has worked for over four decades to help treat the medical needs of the children of southern Poland and support the hospital’s role as a center for pediatric research and education for Central and Eastern Europe.
Project HOPE Partners With U.S. Navy in West Africa on Humanitarian Mission
Medical volunteers from Project HOPE embark on a six-week mission with the United States Navy along the West African coast.
Project HOPE Teams Up with Boston Scientific to Support South Africa’s Bid to Screen 8 Million People for Diabetes and Hypertension
Project HOPE today announced a partnership with Boston Scientific International Corporation to support an initiative to screen eight million South Africans at risk of diabetes and hypertension.
Project HOPE Announces West Coast Advisory Council to Expand Asia-Pacific Presence
Project HOPE today announced the development of a West Coast Advisory Council to provide strategic direction and to strengthen and expand Project HOPE’s programs around the world, with a core focus in the Asia-Pacific region.
Health Affairs Editor-in-Chief Alan Weil Elected To The National Academy Of Medicine
Health Affairs and its publisher Project HOPE are pleased to announce that Alan Weil, Health Affairs’ editor-in-chief, and Project HOPE’s vice president for public policy, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine (NAM). Membership in the NAM is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievements and commitment to service.
AT&T Contributes to Project HOPE to Help Tackle Burden of Diabetes in Mexico
Project HOPE announced today it is working to help address the enormous burden of diabetes in Mexico thanks to a $75,000 contribution from AT&T.
Project HOPE Airlifts Medical Supplies to Macedonia amid Massive Influx of Refugees to Europe
Project HOPE announced today that an airlift of medical supplies arrived in Macedonia and additional aid was en route to assist Syrian refugees and others who have fled conflicts in the Middle East.
Giving HOPE to the Hopeless: Snapshots from Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone is a country of rich natural beauty, but it is also one wrought by natural disasters, political instability and health crises — a country where having a safe pregnancy and raising a healthy baby is more challenging than it should be.
Born Too Soon: 5 Things to Know About Prematurity
November 17 marks the 9th annual World Prematurity Day — a day to take extra action to generate awareness and inspire efforts to prevent premature births and save vulnerable newborn lives.